Salutaris Medical Devices™ Winner of Arizona Innovation Challenge
Salutaris Medical Devices, Inc. (SalutarisMD®) is pleased to report that we are a winner of the Arizona Innovation Challenge (AIC).
The AIC, funded by the Arizona Commerce Authority, awards the most money in the country for a technology commercialization challenge. A panel of expert judges evaluates applications and assesses each on a set of criteria including technology potential, marketing strategy, quality of management team and economic impact. This business plan competition awards capital to talented, innovative start-up and early stage companies to grow their business.
Salutaris Medical Devices, Inc. with its offices in Tucson, AZ, won the maximum award of $250,000. The award funds will benefit the local economy by continuing to create jobs and drive wealth creation.
“Winning this prestigious award will accelerate our efforts to treat those suffering with the debilitating disease of wet age-related macular degeneration with our minimally invasive device. We intend to use the AIC award funds in our efforts towards manufacturing and export distribution,” remarked Dr. Laurence Marsteller, SalutarisMD® CEO.
(Caution: Investigational Device. Limited by Federal Law to Investigational Use in the United States.)
SalutarisMD® (Salutaris Medical Devices, Inc. and Salutaris Medical Devices, Ltd.) is a pre-revenue medical device company developing an investigational ophthalmic treatment for Wet Age-related Macular Degeneration (Wet AMD). The SalutarisMD® patented technology incorporates a minimally invasive single-use brachytherapy procedure that can be performed in an outpatient setting in approximately 15 minutes. The patented and patent pending technology delivers a single-use brachytherapy procedure. SalutarisMD’s technology is being engineered to deliver improved outcomes for Wet AMD. For more information visit www.SalutarisMD.com or www.SalutarisMD.co.uk.
Salutaris Medical Devices, Inc.
4340 N. Campbell Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85718
Salutaris Medical Devices, Ltd.
Level 1, Bessemer Building
Imperial College London SW72AZ
+44 (0) 203 282 7166
Joanne Vitali, US Communications Director
Amanda Thomas, UK Communications Director
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